Competitions, Geen categorie, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing, Live, sport, Travel

Take the risk or lose the chance! – What is it going to be 2019?

Take the risk or lose the chance! What is it going to be 2019? A lot of questions about the season of foiling. About my 2019.  How it was for me … If I still like it? Not boring yet? I miss freestyle? Let me answer already one question, yes I do miss freestyle and… Continue reading Take the risk or lose the chance! – What is it going to be 2019?

Competitions, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing

ANOC World Beach Games 2019 – Doha/Qatar

ANOC World Beach Games 2019 10 t/m 16 October in Doha – Qatar. An International beach multi-sport event organized by the Association of National Olympic Committees. While some of the sports appear in the Olympic Games, all events on the program are non-Olympic events meaning there is new opportunities to engage for every country. Around 1240 Athletes… Continue reading ANOC World Beach Games 2019 – Doha/Qatar

Competitions, hydrofoiling, kitesurfing, Mariska & Kitesurfing

Formula Kite World Championships – Italy 2019

For the first time I travelled with just a foil and foilkites to my  first Formula Kite World Championship. Secretly I was not convinced, not yet. Am I good enough? Should I go ? Do I have the right registered gear? I didn’t used them, yet… Is this a good idea? .. The answer to… Continue reading Formula Kite World Championships – Italy 2019

Competitions, Geen categorie, Mariska & Kitesurfing, snowkiting, Travel

Amarok Snowkite Worldcup Resia -2019: Back at it.

Amarok Snowkite Worldcup Resia -2019: Back at it. Back at it? It was your first time? Yes indeed. But the skies.... I can manage for a long time 🙂 . And finally found a way to have fun with skies again. Combined with a kite is guaranteed for a smile and adventure. For all who… Continue reading Amarok Snowkite Worldcup Resia -2019: Back at it.

Competitions, hydrofoiling, Mariska & Kitesurfing

Foil Cup Holland 2018 – 10 faces :)

My face when someone turns in front of me from out of NO-where...without looking or any sign. Or is passing the marks from the wrong side….And I suddenly need to react.. Just WHY? 2. Always and I mean ALWAYS making the wrong choices (actually being surprised if I make it exactly). Too far away or… Continue reading Foil Cup Holland 2018 – 10 faces 🙂

Competitions, Geen categorie, hydrofoiling, Mariska & Kitesurfing, Travel

#photoshop… or not? -World Cup Sardinia 2018

#photoshop ….. or not? - World Cup Sardinia 2018 NO it isn`t, I really did survive my first WORD CUP ever with a hydrofoil 🙂 Racing in between the best man and woman of the world! Racing with race kites on short lines, which I rode in total 1 or 2 times.  I didn’t  go… Continue reading #photoshop… or not? -World Cup Sardinia 2018

Competitions, kitesurfing, Mariska & Kitesurfing, Travel

Stop 3 of the Philippine Kiteboarding Tour (PKA) : Boracay Island – an all in 1- competition day

The third stop of the PKA (Philippine Kiteboarding Tour) is held on Boracay. In the forecast is a lot of wind, strong wind and well, in the details: some rain. Since we are on Cuyo, we decided to go there before the strong wind, thinking about our last boat-trip experience with 50 knots and big… Continue reading Stop 3 of the Philippine Kiteboarding Tour (PKA) : Boracay Island – an all in 1- competition day

Competitions, kitesurfing, Mariska & Kitesurfing

Stop 1 of the Philippine Kiteboarding Association (PKA): Lakawon

After three weeks Cuyo Island (ssst, secret training, I needed it, after the two months of not kiting in Holland – only participating the NK Big Air), time to make my way to Lakawon Island. Not without a reason: for the first stop of The Philippine Kiteboarding Association (PKA) Season 5, because that’s what this… Continue reading Stop 1 of the Philippine Kiteboarding Association (PKA): Lakawon